Environmental Services Attendant Full Time Days AdventHealth Deland
Location Address: 701 West Plymouth Avenue, Deland Florida 32720
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Under the direction of the Environmental Services Supervisor and/or designee, assists in maintaining the cleanliness level of the hospital in all patient, public and ancillary areas. Includes any other areas as may be assigned in accordance with the mission, goals, and policies of the Environmental Services Department.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ensures a safe, clean and well-maintained facility on a daily basis. Travels to assigned areas and responds to overhead announcements, two-way radio communication, and/or the use of a pager.
Performs assigned floor care, i.e. dust mopping, damp mopping, scrubbing, striping and recoating, spray buffing and carpet shampooing. Responsible for assigned floors, including stairways and elevators. Cleans and maintains floor and carpet care equipment.
Cleans patient rooms, public areas, restrooms, offices and ancillary rooms in assigned areas. Collects and disposes of trash (contaminated or non-contaminated) in an appropriate manner. Collects and stages soiled linen for pick up
Demonstrates a complete knowledge of infection control, isolation procedures and proper operation of cleaning equipment. Maintains an appropriate level of knowledge relating to matters of sanitation, use of disinfectants, and reports any hazardous situations, and responds to any hazards and emergency situations.
Participates in all emergency programs or situations as required, and performs all duties as requested. Attends all departmental in-services as scheduled, actively plans and contributes to the department activities as requested.
Moves equipment, furniture for cleaning, and relocation of offices. Helps with set-up for special functions as needed.
Documents all work that has been performed.
Maintains age specific precautions including. Cleaning carts will not be left unattended. Environmental Services closets will remain locked at all times. Keep hallways and pathways clear of debris, cleaning equipment and tools.
Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
A minimum of 6 months Environmental Services experience is needed
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Must have the ability to read, write and understand English.
Must be able to read and understand Material Safety Data Sheets, product labels, various reports and do simple arithmetic.
Must be able to follow oral, written assignments and have full knowledge of basic environmental duties.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.